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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

My Thread

Posted: 04/12/2015 at 06:15

Hazel - he's part of a team - they'll all want some - we'd better stock up ...


Posted: 04/12/2015 at 06:14

Good morning everyone  G'day Pat

About 7C and very dark out there at the moment

My Thread

Posted: 03/12/2015 at 19:34

No, don't think I'd better do that ... I've just learned that Akin is working on the wonderful upgrade for us - not sure what these posts are for but they must be VIPs


I'm sure all will become clear in due course

We'd better say Hello and Welcome to Akin

Winca - how can i get rid of it?

Posted: 03/12/2015 at 18:44

Every so often it'll throw out long arching stems which root where they touch the ground.  If you keep a watch out for them and cut them back at the base that'll keep it from spreading any further. 

Talkback: What to prune in winter

Posted: 03/12/2015 at 18:15

Ah, Linda - you've already done it

Talkback: What to prune in winter

Posted: 03/12/2015 at 18:14

Wildlife Ranger and Linda Layton - Hello to you both.

It would be better if you both started individual new threads  (Button towards top right) with the name of the plants in question in the title -  then people with relevant knowledge and experience will see your queries and be able to assist.

This is a more general thread dating back a few years. 

My Thread

Posted: 03/12/2015 at 17:42

He's also learnt to copy other poster's posts and try to pass them off as his own - see the Large Houseplant thread.


I'm sure the Mods will get around to dealing with him.

The One Show - Britain's Largest Potted Plant

Posted: 03/12/2015 at 17:34
weejenny wrote (see)

Id like to grow lemons if I had the room. It was quite sad throwing the cactus away it was still in the same pot although compost was refreshed over the years I remember it in the house always. But with all the cuttings its back to original size and flowered as usual last Christmas.

Think he's just learning to cut and paste Philippa, bless ...

My Thread

Posted: 03/12/2015 at 17:30

that he knows how to cut and paste, Jo

Can't stand that song/Singer

Posted: 03/12/2015 at 15:59

Agree with both of those Runnybeak - also anything by Celine Dionne

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Lily Beetle !!!

Is this the first of the year??? 
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If you listen to the Archers ....

...... or even if you don't ................. 
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East Anglian Snowdrop Walk

Anyone interested? 
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I think I've fallen in love

with yet another hellebore 
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Happy New Year Everyone

Wishing us all a peaceful and healthy new year 
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New Year's Day 2016 Flower Count

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If you have an interest in autism

or even if you don't 
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I know it's not Poldark, but ..........

Don't miss it! 
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The Science of Christmas ...

... everything explained 
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Christmas presents for Gardeners

What would you reeeeeeeeeeeally like? 
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Never Never Not Ever

The plant I won't have in my garden  
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Your eight 'Desert Island Discs' plants

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Tree Nursery bankrupt - online auction

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